Archive for July, 2014

Webster Thailand Students Produce Interactive Magazine, HHQ

Webster Thailand Students Produce Interactive Magazine, HHQ

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Undergraduate photography students in the School of Communication at Webster University’s Thailand campus produced an interactive magazine, HHQ, during the Summer 2014 term. Three different courses collaborated into creating the interactive magazine, also known as a “DPS app” by Adobe Digital Publishing Suite. The courses involved consisted of MEDC 3150 (Media Writing), INTM 3150 (Interactive […]

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Community Music School’s Kindermusik Program Enrolling for Fall Classes

Community Music School’s Kindermusik Program Enrolling for Fall Classes

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the original music and movement program for children, Kindermusik teachers understand that children learn best when they can see it, hear it, touch it, and then express it in their own creative ways. Each week in class, a trained Kindermusik educator leads families through research-proven and giggle-approved activities using music as the vehicle for […]

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Identity Protection Benefit No Longer Available to Employees

Identity Protection Benefit No Longer Available to Employees

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

To all benefits eligible employees: Last week, Webster University was notified that Griffin Protection Group will no longer offer identity protection services to existing Webster University staff or family member participants after Aug. 31, 2014. They are no longer accepting any new subscribers, effective immediately. Griffin’s web server which supports these services experienced a power […]

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Webster Memphis NSA Class Project Team Receives Quality Cup Award

Webster Memphis NSA Class Project Team Receives Quality Cup Award

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last month, the student project team of Webster University Memphis Naval Support Activity Mid-South’s Spring 1 Training and Development (HRDV 5610) class was awarded the Quality Cup Interest Level Award by the Mid-South Quality and Productivity Center in Memphis, Tennessee. Members of the team included team leaders Gino Hobbs and Brad Ross, along with student […]

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Webster Men’s Basketball Lands Three on 2014 NABC Honors Court

Webster Men’s Basketball Lands Three on 2014 NABC Honors Court

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Three members of the Webster University 2013-14 men’s basketball team earned spots on the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court, recognizing their excellence in academics this past year. Seniors Hollis Edwards and Jarrod Huskey, and junior Hank Hawkins, were all honored by the NABC for 2014. Edwards and Huskey were both four-year players […]

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Snapshots: TAP Program Underway, ‘First to College’ Session

Snapshots: TAP Program Underway, ‘First to College’ Session

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Transitions and Academic Prep (TAP) program got underway July 18, with students from as near as Illinois and Kentucky, and as far as Texas, Florida, North Carolina and Tennessee. Students have been attending classes and workshops each day on topics ranging from college adjustment to campus employment. The Academic Resource Center hosts the summer residential […]

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Inaugural Library Advisory Board Established

Inaugural Library Advisory Board Established

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Library has established its first advisory board, comprised of individuals within and outside of libraries to help us envision and plan for the library’s future in the rapidly changing world of higher education, academic libraries and information access. As the University undertakes strategic planning for its next 100 years, the Library has also […]

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Home Campus Xerox Toner Delivery Process

Home Campus Xerox Toner Delivery Process

| July 21, 2014 | 2 Comments

The current process for toner delivery has recently been modified: The Webster University  home campus is on a service contract with Xerox for the majority of our campus printers to include some non-Xerox machines. With this contract all of our toner is automatically ordered by the individual machines when the toner reaches a certain level […]

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Around Webster: Guterman’s Theater Book; Ferezan on Leadership; Werner’s ‘Rum Luck’ Play

Around Webster: Guterman’s Theater Book; Ferezan on Leadership; Werner’s ‘Rum Luck’ Play

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guterman Book Analyzes Plays with Undocumented People Gad Guterman had his book, “Performance, Identity, and Immigration Law: A Theatre of Undocumentedness” published through Palgrave Macmillan. Guterman is an assistant professor and head of Theater Studies and Dramaturgy program in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts’ Conservatory of Theatre Arts. The book addresses how contemporary […]

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Press Club Awards Scholarships to Webster Communications Students

Press Club Awards Scholarships to Webster Communications Students

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Times Newspapers and Webster University awarded scholarships to three Webster communication students at the Press Club and Journalism Foundation scholarship reception, held July 15 at St. Louis’ Norman Probstein Golf Clubhouse in Forest Park. Each year the Press Club of Metropolitan St. Louis awards scholarships to deserving students who demonstrate a solid commitment to […]

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